Horseed win championship in Somalia
Horseed, who were favourites going into the event, defeated Dekedaha 3-1 at the Wiish stadium. The match gathered a big crowd, including Ministry of Sports and Youth, Somali National Olympic Committee executive committee members and other distinguished Somali Sports personalities.
Quick links - Volleyball:
FIVB.com - Volleyball
"Volleyball is now growing here in Somalia and we are planning to participate in the near future in Zone 5 beach volleyball competitions," said Somali Volleyball Federation Secretary General Mohamed Abukar Hirei. "I confirm to the Somali people that we will also never miss any international or continental meetings," Mr Hirei told the media.
Somali Volleyball Federation President Abdulkader Omar Abukar thanked the President of the African Volleyball Confederation (CAVB) Dr. Amr Elwani who he said was always committed to helping the promotion of volleyball in Somalia.
"I also would like to thank CAVB Director Mrs. Howda Mondy who assisted in the revival of Somalia’s influence in Africa and as well as the Zone 5 area,” President Abukar noted during the closing ceremony.